Snapshot of the Day – Produce Stand

I work a couple of blocks up from this little market that sells local produce. It used to be a bank. I remember having a safe deposit box there, so it’s weird going in and looking at fruits and vegetables where the vault used to be. Anyway, it is a great place to photograph. ThisContinue reading “Snapshot of the Day – Produce Stand”

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As time goes by

One of my very favorite things to do is to join my father and our WWII P47 pilot friend, Bill, at the Tennessee Museum of Aviation http://www.tnairmuseum.com/ in Sevierville, Tenn. It’s a great museum displaying items from World War II, along with a hanger full of airplanes from different eras. The airshows, however, are what makeContinue reading “As time goes by”

Diane Arbus, Sally Mann and Grace Kelly

My two very favorite photographers – of all time – are Diane Arbus and Sally Mann. Hands down. No hesitation. They just switch places from 1st and 2nd in my heart periodically, depending on my mood. I mention Grace Kelly, not for her photographic skills, but simply because she’s another female I greatly admire. Oh!Continue reading “Diane Arbus, Sally Mann and Grace Kelly”

Hooked from the start

The word ‘photography’ literally means “writing with light.” What better subject then is there for a creative blog? I’ve always loved photography and I enjoy writing! So, here we go. The first and second photos I ever took both had a profound impact on me. It did something to me when I composed the subjectContinue reading “Hooked from the start”